Tender Call – National Robotics Network – Technical Roadmap

The scope of this tender is to undertake a strategic mapping exercise of robotics and artificial intelligence (RAI) for the UK (the project) in a wide range of sector applications, including, but not limited to, manufacturing, space, nuclear, etc. The primary aim of this exercise is to facilitate a de-siloing of R&D efforts across these … Read moreTender Call – National Robotics Network – Technical Roadmap

FAIR-SPACE Innovation & Partnership Fund

‘Up to £1m of funding is available to strengthen academia-industry partnership and accelerate the prototyping of robotics and AI solutions for the Space Sector’ FAIR-SPACE Partnership Programme offers a number of ways to work more closely with the hub in order to shape future research and innovation activity and ensure it is not only industry … Read moreFAIR-SPACE Innovation & Partnership Fund

Robotics & AI Industry Showcase 2019 – Opportunities to Participate

A message from our partner network, the Knowledge Transfer Network Robotics & AI Special Interest Group: We hope you had a joyous and restorative festive break. Now that January is in full swing we are counting down to our Robotics & AI Industry Showcase, 12th March in Manchester. We are looking forward to delivering a vibrant networking and knowledge sharing … Read moreRobotics & AI Industry Showcase 2019 – Opportunities to Participate

Introducing the Robotics and Artificial Intelligence Industry Showcase 2019

Save the date! Tuesday 12th March 2019 in Manchester. The Knowledge Transfer Network can exclusively announce the date of an exciting new showcase event for industry, designed to accelerate the adoption of robotics and artificial intelligence technologies (RAI) in order to stimulate business productivity. The RAI Industry Showcase is a one-day conference, showcase and exhibition … Read moreIntroducing the Robotics and Artificial Intelligence Industry Showcase 2019

Robotics for Hazardous Environments

Date: 20th November 2018 Time: 08:30 – 17:30 Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Coventry Developments in robotics and artificial intelligence are currently affecting a number of engineering industries. Dangerous and harsh environments are especially good areas to use robots, which are much better placed than humans to withstand extreme conditions. This event will explore the … Read moreRobotics for Hazardous Environments

Robotics in Extreme Environments Lecture

Date: 05 September 2018 Time: 18:00-20:00 Venue: Aberdeen City, United Kingdom – Aberdeen – Exhibition and Conference Centre  (See map) Robotic systems are perhaps at their most valuable when carrying out tasks that would otherwise put humans in danger. In some cases they give us visibility or enable operations in environments so extreme humans could … Read moreRobotics in Extreme Environments Lecture

How the UK’s Agricultural industry can exploit RAI solutions to boost productivity

KTN is bringing together the Robotics & AI and Agriculture communities to explore the challenges in agriculture and the potential RAI solutions. An important function of KTN is to bring together groups of people that wouldn’t normally meet in order to spark new ideas and encourage innovation. On the 26th July, we are convening the … Read moreHow the UK’s Agricultural industry can exploit RAI solutions to boost productivity

Wood unveils new technology fund for nuclear decommissioning

  Wood today launched a new fund that will invest in technologies for nuclear decommissioning developed by small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs). The aim of the Wood Nuclear Innovation Fund is to bring about a step change in the decommissioning or dismantling process at nuclear facilities by finding new ways to minimise human intervention, … Read moreWood unveils new technology fund for nuclear decommissioning